Notable trades 1978

Atlanta Braves acquire Date Philadelphia Phillies acquire
Gene Garber
June 15, 1978
Dick Ruthven
Chicago Cubs acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
Ken Holtzman
June 10, 1978
Ron Davis
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Montreal Expos acquire
Jerry White
June 9, 1978
Woodie Fryman
New York Mets acquire Date Cincinnati Reds acquire
Dale Murray
May 19, 1978
Ken Henderson
Texas Rangers acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Bobby Bonds
May 16, 1978
Claudell Washington
Rusty Torres
Player to be named later
Oakland Athletics acquire Date Pittsburgh Pirates acquire
Elias Sosa
Miguel Dilone
Player to be named later (Mike Edwards)
April 4, 1978
Manny Sanguillen
Cleveland Indians acquire Date Boston Red Sox acquire
Bo Diaz
Mike Paxton
Rick Wise
Ted Cox
March 30, 1978
Dennis Eckersley
Fred Kendall
Oakland Athletics acquire Date San Francisco Giants acquire
$300 cash
Alan Wirth
Dave Heaverlo
Gary Alexander
Gary Thomasson
John Henry Johnson
Phil Huffman
Player to be named later (Mario Guerrero)
March 15, 1978
Vida Blue
Milwaukee Brewers acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Gorman Thomas
February 8, 1978
cash
San Diego Padres acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Gaylord Perry
January 25, 1978
$125K cash
Dave Tomlin
Atlanta Braves acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Adrian Devine
Tommy Boggs
Eddie L. Miller
December 8, 1977
Willie Montanez
Comment: 4-team trade between Rangers, Mets, Pirates, Rangers
New York Mets acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Willie Montanez
Tom Grieve
Player to be named later (Ken Henderson)
December 8, 1977
Jon Matlack
John Milner
Comment: 4-team trade between Rangers, Mets, Pirates, Rangers
Pittsburgh Pirates acquire Date Texas Rangers acquire
Bert Blyleven
John Milner
December 8, 1977
Al Oliver
Nelson Norman
Comment: 4-team trade between Rangers, Mets, Pirates, Rangers
St-Louis Cardinals acquire Date Kansas City Royals acquire
John Buck Martinez
Mark Littell
December 8, 1977
Al Hrabosky
Atlanta Braves acquire Date New York Yankees acquire
cash
December 7, 1977
Andy Messersmith
San Francisco Giants acquire Date New York Mets acquire
cash
December 7, 1977
Tim Foli
Montreal Expos acquire Date Baltimore Orioles acquire
Bryn Smith
Randy Miller
Rudy May
December 7, 1977
Don Stanhouse
Gary Roenicke
Joe Kerrigan
Los Angeles Angels acquire Date Chicago White Sox acquire
Brian Downing
Chris Knapp
Dave Frost
December 5, 1977
Bobby Bonds
Richard Dotson
Thad Bosley
Chicago Cubs acquire Date Cincinnati Reds acquire
Bill Caudill
Woodie Fryman
October 31, 1977
Bill Bonham